Feb 2, 2015 |

Phil Ivey Wins Aussie Millions $250K Challenge for Third Time

The success that Phil Ivey has enjoyed at the Aussie Millions is just a little bit ridiculous. On Monday he won the LK Boutique $250,000 Challenge for the third time. There’s only ever been five of them. Ivey beat Mike McDonald heads-up to win AU$2,205,000 ($1,713,285 US) after surviving a final table  that included Isaac Haxton, Scott […]

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Feb 1, 2015 |

Manny Stavropoulos Captures 2015 Aussie Millions Main Event Title

For nine hours on Sunday at the 2015 Aussie Millions Main Event, Lennart Uphoff did all of the heavy lifting. In the end though Uphoff couldn’t overcome Manny Stavropoulos, a Crown Casino cash game regular, who went on to win the title. Uphoff, the 20-year-old German, was responsible for four of the first five eliminations and found himself heads […]

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Jan 31, 2015 |

Richard Yong Wins 2015 Aussie MIllions $100,000 Challenge

The death of the Macau Businessmen has, apparently, been greatly exaggerated. Richard Yong, one of the three famed ‘Macau Businessmen’ from the high stakes cash games in Macau, defeated Ole Schemion heads-up to win the 2015 Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge Saturday in Melbourne. Yong spent part of the past year dealing with legal issues related to his […]

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Jan 30, 2015 |

James Rann Leads Aussie Millions Main Event Final Table

Phil Ivey, Mike McDonald and defending champ Ami Barer all fell to the wayside on Friday as the 2015 Aussie Millions Main Event played down to a final table. James Rann, who began the day 10th in chips, finished with 4,085,000 and the chip lead heading into the seven-handed final table. No matter where he […]

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Jan 27, 2015 |

Alex Antonios Bags Up Aussie Millions Main Event Day 1C Lead

Most poker players who have played at the Crown Casino in Melbourne will tell you the poker room there is among their favorites.  That’s clearly the case for Aussie poker pro Alex Antonios. Just three months after winning his first WSOP bracelet at WSOP APAC at Crown, Antonios bagged up the Day 1C chip lead at […]

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Jan 26, 2015 |

Ian Wassell Tops Day 1B of Aussie Millions Main Event

Ian Wassell finds himself in rather unfamiliar territory. The Australian poker player finished Day 1B of the 2015 Aussie Millions Main Event with the biggest stack in the building. Wassell, a regular on the pub poker scene in Melbourne, has never cashed in a major poker tournament before. He bagged up 229,500 chips, which gives him […]

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Aug 1, 2014 |

Crown Melbourne Announces 2015 Aussie Millions Schedule

The Crown Casino in Melbourne announced the schedule for the largest and richest tournament series of the Asia-Pacific region – the 2015 Aussie Millions Poker Championship. The 21-event series kicks off January 14 and runs through February 2. The signature $250,000* LK Boutique Challenge and the $100,000 Challenge events return, but the Aussie Millions caters […]

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